The Washington Manual (R) Surgery Survival Guide (The Washington Manual (R)  Survival Guide Series)

The Washington Manual (R) Surgery Survival Guide (The Washington Manual (R) Survival Guide Series)

By: Emily Winslow (editor), Jeremy Goodman (editor), Nirmal Veeramachaneni (editor), Washington University School Of Medicine (contributor)Paperback

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Prepared by residents and fellows at Washington University School of Medicine, this pocket-sized survival guide provides all the essential information that every surgery intern needs from Day 1 on the wards-including daily routine, rounds, chart reviews, preoperative and postoperative care, operating room conduct, radiology, critical care, and interaction with families, colleagues, and allied health professionals. Content includes algorithms, useful formulas, patient notes, and common calls and complaints. Comprehensive sections on common problems in general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopaedic surgery, urology, and plastic surgery present evaluation, diagnostic testing, and treatment in an easy-to-follow format. Other chapters cover crashing patients, tubes and drains, bleeding, codes, and nutrition. The Washington Manual (R) Surgery Survival Guide is also available electronically for handheld computers. See PDA listing for details. The Washington Manual (R) is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.


I. Daily Routine for the Surgery InternII. ResourcesIII. Perioperative Care and ConductIV. Radiology and Vascular StudiesV. Common CallsVI. Common ProblemsVII. Critical CareVIII. NutritionIX. Tubes and DrainsX. Surgical Subspecialties: NeurosurgeryXI. Surgical Subspecialties: Orthopedic SurgeryXII. Surgical Subspecialties: UrologyXIII. Surgical Subspecialties: Plastic SurgeryAppendice

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780781743686
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 368
  • ID: 9780781743686
  • weight: 318
  • ISBN10: 0781743680

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